The Protectorate of Eric is an protectorate of the Holy Germanian Empire. Eric was claimed by Germania as a colony in 1875. It consists of a size of Greenland, Norway, Iceland, and most of northern Ireland.
Eric remained a colony until 1918, when they revolted. Germania granted control of government, resources, health care, education, and transportation to Eric. Eric was prohibited from making treaties, declaring wars, and establishing alliances without the apporval of Germania. Germania also agreed to politcally and militarily protect Eric.
Eric's major industries are small scale gold mining, fishing, merchant shipping, shipbuilding, electronics production, ice packaging, and food packaging.